Steps you can take to ensure your home sales agreement won’t fall through

By | 2017-03-20T14:09:58+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Doors, Real Estate, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows|

Whether you’re looking to buy a home or selling one, the thought of the house falling into the failed sales category is heart wrenching. Whether a rejected mortgage, a low appraisal or failed home inspection, these nightmarish reasons are more likely and frequent reasons for a stop to be issued on a house sale. Regardless [...]

Perfect Eco Friendly Doors for Your Home

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:53+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|Creative, Design, Doors, Saving Money, Updating Your Home|

   Provia Fiberglass Signet door is a great alternative to wood.As the world transitions from to a future filled with eco friendly and sustainable materials, you can make the future happen at the very doorstep of your home. A sustainable, low carbon footprint, or eco friendly door is all about the material that is chosen [...]

Storm Windows, How to Decide If You Need Them?

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:53+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Creative, Design, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows, Winter|

For those who haven’t yet heard of ‘storm windows’, they basically serve as an easy and economical way of enhancing the efficiency of your aging, single-pane windows. A storm window is mounted as an additional window onto the exterior, and helps in minimizing the flow of external wind into the home. In addition to this, [...]

How to Repurpose Old Doors and Windows

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:53+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Design, Doors, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

So your doors and windows are finally ready to be replaced.   That does not mean that you have to throw them in the trash. You can put your chipped doors and weathered windows to good use by repurposing them into recycled household utilities and decorations. By using your old doors and windows, you will not only [...]

Window Styles That Will Fit Your Home

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:54+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Design, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

Every home is made up of individual components that give it a unique character – the choice of paint, lighting styles, the proper use of bricks or wood and much more. One of the important components that people fail to consider is the styles of their windows. In addition to letting in light and keeping [...]

Replacing your Windows Can Add to the Value of Your Home

By | 2016-11-08T20:13:05+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

Windows play an important part in adding curb appeal to your home. However, like all things, they aren’t built to last forever. Even good quality windows come with a limited life of 20 years. Plus, there are environmental factors that can reduce the life of your windows even further, especially the ones in your living [...]

Replace Siding to Increase Home Value.

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:54+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Design, Real Estate, Saving Money, Siding, Updating Your Home|

New siding increases the appeal of your home.   Wood tends to be prone to damage, and there is only so much that a fresh coat of paint can do. Consider getting your wood siding replaced.  A new siding boosts curb appeal, and can add thousands of dollars to your home value while your investment [...]

Why You Need to Know About Energy Star for Your Home’s Windows

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:54+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Design, Saving Money, Uncategorized, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

Why You Need to Know About Energy Star for Your Home's Windows. More than 25 per cent of heat loss in a home occurs through the windows. The resultant increase in heating costs needs to be combated through appropriate solutions. Most popular among them is Energy Star. What is Energy Star? Energy star is a [...]

What You Should Know About Storm Doors

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:54+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Design, Doors, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Winter|

While your home's exterior may do a good job of protecting your family against the elements, it is not infallible. Powerful storms and extreme climatic conditions can cause wear and tear on the door,   affecting its overall performance and comprising your safety.   The good news is that you can weatherproof your home, and when [...]

Dispelling the Myths on Low E Windows

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:55+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Saving Money, Uncategorized, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

  Dispelling the Myths on Low E Windows Low E window is short for low emissivity windows. There is a discussion on whether windows with low E coatings are really energy efficient. The truth is low E windows really work. Many people say that Low E windows don't work. But nothing could be further from [...]